Daily Archives : November 19, 2012

Introducing #10 – Forest Fires

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. When we formed everything happened quite quickly in terms of writing and recording so there was a 3 week period where we had the songs, but no name and as such…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #9 – The British IBM

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. We’re named after a line of dialogue from the BBC film Micro Men. It’s a dramatisation of the rivalry between Acorn and Sinclair in the eighties and how the founders; Clive…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #8 – Mutiny on the Bounty

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Nicolas (Guitar) : This is probably the question we’re getting asked the most since we formed the band. The “Mutiny on the Bounty” was a mutiny aboard the British Royal Navy ship…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #7 – Skies Fell

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. David : The name, Skies Fell, is a very subtle reference to a film but it’s really just something that we all liked the tone of. A sort of post-apocalyptic vibe. Where…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #6 – Astralnaut

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. It was a matter of great debate in the band for a long time, which I suppose served us well because there was a mystery involved among our friends and people…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #5 – Miccoli

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Sorry! nothing interesting to tell here; it’s our surname (which is Italian). ▶ When did the band form and how long did it take to find the bands own sound?  We formed…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #4 – Sweet Taste

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. I (Niall) met Chris (Guitar) in 2009, after having met on a N.I music forum. He brought his acoustic guitar to my then girlfriend’s house and we spent an afternoon playing…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #3 – Rupert Stroud

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. I’m Rupert Stroud. I’m an Alternative acoustic singer / songwriter from West Yorkshire. ▶ When did the band form and how long did it take to find the bands own sound?  I…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #2 – Dylan Mondegreen

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Mondegreen means misheard lyrics, and well, a Dylan mondegreen refers to misheard Bob Dylan lyrics. It wasn’t my intention that people should believe it’s a person’s name, but it seems like…

November 19, 2012

Introducing #1 – The Ready Stance

▶ Tell us the interesting story behind the bands moniker. Every sport has a ready stance, or ready position. We liked the name and the idea of being able to use classic imagery of boxers, wrestlers, etc However, it’s so difficult…

November 19, 2012

Luke Mathers – Breaking the Band #1

I’m Luke. I’ve been active in the Northern Irish music scene since 2002, mainly in the two bands that I formed in that time, with the current being Unquiet Nights. I’ve experienced a lot of what the scene in our…

November 19, 2012

Peter McVeigh – Life of a Musician #1

Hi everyone. Peter McVeigh here… I’ve been asked by the guys at CB to write a few blogs/diaries on what it’s like being a musician and generally just giving an insight into what I get up to on a frequent…

November 19, 2012

Welcome to the Chordblossom Blog!

Hello! So we’ve finally gone and started a blog. There’s are many reasons for this, but i guess the main reason would be the fact that we want you all to see us in a more ‘candid’ light. We want you…

November 19, 2012

Interview ➜ Matt Cardle

 [like]   [separator]   [dropcap type=”simple” color=”black”]H[/dropcap] ello Matt! Was it a big step leaving Columbia Records? What factors led to your decision to part ways? It didn’t feel like a big step, it felt like a natural progression. I…

November 19, 2012